swine flu

Placer flu vaccinations now expanded to anyone

Kim Nilsson of Lincoln thought Placer County’s first public H1N1 flu-shot clinic on Monday might be a madhouse, so she arrived two hours early. Turns out she was the only one th ...

Schools stress proper flu care

After eight of their classmates came down with confirmed cases of the H1N1 virus, students at Granite Bay High were taking swine-flu fears in stride this week – but with plenty o ...

Placer County treats first swine flu patient

Placer County announced its first swine flu recipient Monday. A 58-year-old Roseville resident is the first recorded case of the swine flu, now called H1N1 flu, in the county. ...

Placer County healthcare worker believed to be latest area flu case

A Sacramento County resident who works in Placer County has been identified as the fifth probable swine flu case in that county. Dr. Glennah Trochet, Sacramento County public heal ...

Make like the Fonz to fight the swine flu

Handshakes are on their way out as swine flu concerns mount. At least temporarily. Instead, health-conscious Placer County residents may want to channel their inner Fonz. A thumb ...

Placer County waiting on first swine flu case

Placer County was still waiting Wednesday for its first swine flu case. And health officials are convinced that case is going to come. Five more tests were completed late Wednesd ...